50 years of Science – About TYLENOL®

You can trust TYLENOL® products for all your family. Over more than 50 years, TYLENOL® has become the pain reliever most often recommended by doctors and health professionals. When used as directed - TYLENOL®  is proven to have the best balance of effective pain relief and safety for all ages.

TYLENOL® May Be a Better Choice

The active ingredient in TYLENOL® is acetaminophen (paracetamol) which is thought to work by elevating the body's overall pain threshold, so that you feel less pain.

TYLENOL® starts working fast and will not irritate your stomach.

This means that TYLENOL® may be the right choice for you if you have certain health conditions and are experiencing mild to moderate pain, or if you are over 60 years old.

Watch this video to learn about things to consider when choosing a pain reliever.

 

  • Our Story

    Our Story

    You can trust TYLENOL® products for all your family. Over more than 50 years, TYLENOL® has become the pain reliever most often recommended by doctors and health professionals. When used as directed - TYLENOL...

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  • The TYLENOL® Safety Difference

    The TYLENOL® Safety Difference

    You can trust TYLENOL® products for all your family. Over more than 50 years, TYLENOL® has become the pain reliever most often recommended by doctors and health professionals. When used as directed - TYLENOL...

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  • FAQ's

    FAQ's

    Answers to the most frequently asked questions about TYLENOL® products.

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